The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO26262 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO26262 over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 26262
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 935 964
Rank change year-on-year +84 +29  
Permanent jobs citing ISO26262 12 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.031% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 2
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +3.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -15.78% +3.26%  

ISO26262 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10035 12820 13699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.78% 13.02% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7737 10201 10745
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  

ISO26262
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ISO26262 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO26262 in the UK

ISO26262
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO26262.

Salary trend for ISO26262 in the UK

ISO26262
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO26262 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +71 12 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Bristol - 7 £40,000 -
South West - 7 £40,000 - 1
South East +71 2 £47,500 - 1
Surrey +43 2 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands +20 2 £42,500 -2.85%
Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing ISO26262 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ISO26262.

1 21 (95.45%) C
1 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) Aerospace
3 11 (50.00%) Automotive
3 11 (50.00%) Electronics
3 11 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (45.45%) IEC 61508
4 10 (45.45%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) Avionics
6 7 (31.82%) Software Architecture
6 7 (31.82%) DO-178B
6 7 (31.82%) DO-254
6 7 (31.82%) R
6 7 (31.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (31.82%) CAN bus
6 7 (31.82%) Algorithms
6 7 (31.82%) FlexRay
6 7 (31.82%) Def Stans
6 7 (31.82%) Power Management
6 7 (31.82%) MATLAB
6 7 (31.82%) Simulink
6 7 (31.82%) VHDL
6 7 (31.82%) Verilog
6 7 (31.82%) Assembly Language
6 7 (31.82%) Ada
7 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) MISRA
8 4 (18.18%) Embedded C
9 3 (13.64%) UML

ISO26262
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 18 (81.82%) Aerospace
2 11 (50.00%) Automotive
2 11 (50.00%) Electronics
3 8 (36.36%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Control Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Ada Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Ada Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DOORS Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SysML Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Algorithms
1 7 (31.82%) CAN bus
1 7 (31.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (31.82%) Verilog
1 7 (31.82%) VHDL
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Power Management
2 7 (31.82%) Software Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) Mechatronics
4 2 (9.09%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) SysML
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.55%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C
2 7 (31.82%) Ada
2 7 (31.82%) Assembly Language
2 7 (31.82%) MATLAB
2 7 (31.82%) R
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) IEC 61508
2 7 (31.82%) Def Stans
2 7 (31.82%) DO-178B
2 7 (31.82%) DO-254
3 4 (18.18%) MISRA
4 2 (9.09%) MISRA C
5 1 (4.55%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Green Hills
1 1 (4.55%) QNX
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago